The Reward System…. Titans of Monkey Bars and Watering Holes

Think back to a time were the most important social contracts & reputations were established over an appointed 20-30 minute time span of bliss and free time from an arduous academic routine, aptly coined recess…..     Who was the kid that always captained kickball or any other playground sport? Which kid had all of the … Continue reading

The Princess and the Mammy (revised)

She was the “princess”; her momma always had told her so. After watching some Disney movie, her mother had taken both her and her little sister to a thrift store and bought them ball gowns to play in for dress-up. The idea of buying a fancy dress to play in was foreign to me. I … Continue reading